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Miguel de la Madrid

President of Mexico (1982–1988)

Miguel de la Madrid Hurtado (Spanish pronunciation: [miˈɣel delamaˈðɾið uɾˈtaðo]; August 12, 1934 – April 1, 2012) was a Mexican politician. He was a member of the Institutional Revolutionary Party (PRI). He served as the 52nd President of Mexico from 1982 to 1988.[1]

Miguel de la Madrid
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In Zurich 1985
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52nd President of Mexico
In office
December 1, 1982 – November 30, 1988
Preceded byJosé López Portillo
Succeeded byCarlos Salinas de Gortari
Fondo de Cultura Económica
In office
1999–2000
Preceded byEnrique González Pedrero
Succeeded byGonzalo Celorio Blasco
Personal details
Born
Miguel de la Madrid Hurtado

(1934-08-12)August 12, 1934[1]
Colima, Mexico
DiedApril 1, 2012(2012-04-01) (aged 77)
Mexico City, Mexico
NationalityMexican
Political partyInstitutional Revolutionary Party
Spouse(s)
Paloma Cordero Tapia (m. 1959–2012)
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ReferencesEdit

  1. 1.0 1.1 Encyclopædia Britannica (2008). "Miguel de la Madrid". Encyclopædia Britannica Online. Retrieved 1 July 2008.
  2. Ortiz de Zárate, Roberto (10 May 2007). "Miguel de la Madrid Hurtado" (in Spanish). Fundació CIDOB. Retrieved 1 July 2008.

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